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Budget 2013/14 Budget Paper No.3 Agency Budget Statements



Budget 2013/14 Budget Paper No.3 Agency Budget Statements

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78 Department of Transport Contributing to local and national reform agendas, including implementing single national regulators for heavy vehicles, rail and marine. Assessing the impact of the Council of Australian Governments National Road Pricing Arrangements. Implementing the NT Road Safety Action Plans key actions, initiatives and programs including DriveSafe NT urban and remote programs. Developing and delivering initiatives to support sustainable and accessible transport infrastructure and services. Budget Highlights for 2013-14 $44.7 million to continue the provision of public transport and school bus services across the Territory. $1.11 million additional funding for Motor Vehicle Registry (MVR) services to meet growth in frontline service demand, enable Saturday trading and meet increased demand for on-road heavy vehicle enforcement. $10 million additional repairs and maintenance funding for regional roads as part of the three-year $30 million Regional Roads Maintenance Program. $0.5 million to continue the DriveSafe NT Remote Indigenous Driver Education and Licensing Program (DSNTR). $0.32 million additional funding for marine safety frontline services demand associated with major projects and regulation of additional vessels under the National Maritime Safety Regulator. $1.5 million additional funding for red light camera adjudication. $0.4 million additional funding for driver training and Motorcyclist Education Training and Licensing (METAL) courses. $5 million additional funding for a capital grant to the City of Darwin for the duplication of Lee Point Road. $1 million to continue to support the reporting officer function in remote communities with aerodromes and barge landings.

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